Burnley double murder accused found dead

Barry Morrow
Barry Morrow

A FORMER Burnley man accused of a double murder in Southport in December has been found hanged in his cell.

Barry Morrow (52) was discovered at HMP Manchester yesterday afternoon.

He was awaiting trial over the murders of Angela Holgate (54) and 75-year-old Alice Huyton, who were found at Mrs Holgate’s Southport home on December 3rd.

Police said a post-mortem examination is due to be carried out later today.